English dictionary

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rhapsodic |ræpˈsɑːdɪk| — feeling great rapture or delight

rhapsodize |ˈræpsədaɪz| — recite a rhapsody

rhapsody |ˈræpsədi| — an enthusiastic expression of emotion

Rhenish |ˈrenɪʃ| — any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)

rhenium |ˈriːniəm| — a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum

rheostat |ˈriːəstæt| — resistor for regulating current

rhesus |ˈriːsəs| — of southern Asia; used in medical research

rhetoric |ˈretərɪk| — using language effectively to please or persuade

rhetorical |rɪˈtɔːrɪkl| — of or relating to rhetoric

rhetorically |rəˈtɔːrɪkəli| — in a rhetorical manner

rhetorician |ˌretəˈrɪʃn| — a person who delivers a speech or oration

rheum |ruːm| — a watery discharge from the mucous membranes (especially from the eyes or nose)

rheumatic |ruˈmætɪk| — a person suffering with rheumatism

rheumatism |ˈruːmətɪzəm| — any painful disorder of the joints or muscles or connective tissues

rheumatoid |ˈruːməˈtɔɪd| — of or pertaining to arthritis

rheumy |ˈruːmi| — moist, damp, wet (especially of air)

Rhinestone |ˈraɪnstoʊn| — an imitation diamond made from rock crystal or glass or paste

rhinitis |raɪˈnaɪtɪs| — an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)

rhino |ˈraɪnoʊ| — massive powerful herbivorous odd-toed ungulate of southeast Asia and Africa having very thick skin and one or two horns on the snout

rhinoceros |raɪˈnɑːsərəs| — massive powerful herbivorous odd-toed ungulate of southeast Asia and Africa having very thick skin and one or two horns on the snout

rhizome |ˈraɪzoʊm| — a horizontal plant stem with shoots above and roots below serving as a reproductive structure

rho |roʊ| — the 17th letter of the Greek alphabet

rhodium |ˈroʊdiəm| — a white hard metallic element that is one of the platinum group and is found in platinum ores; used in alloys with platinum

rhododendron |ˌroʊdəˈdendrən| — any shrub of the genus Rhododendron: evergreen shrubs or small shrubby trees having leathery leaves and showy clusters of campanulate (bell-shaped) flowers

rhodonite |ˈroʊdnaɪt| — a pink or red mineral consisting of crystalline manganese silicate; used as an ornamental stone

rhomb |rɒm| — a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram

rhombic |ˈrɒmbɪk| — resembling a rhombus

rhomboid |ˈrɑːmbɔɪd| — a parallelogram with adjacent sides of unequal lengths; an oblique-angled parallelogram with only the opposite sides equal

rhombus |ˈrɑːmbəs| — a parallelogram with four equal sides; an oblique-angled equilateral parallelogram

rhubarb |ˈruːbɑːrb| — long pinkish sour leafstalks usually eaten cooked and sweetened

rhumb |rəm(b)| — a line on a sphere that cuts all meridians at the same angle; the path taken by a ship or plane that maintains a constant compass direction

rhyme |raɪm| — correspondence in the sounds of two or more lines (especially final sounds)

rhymed |ˈraɪmd| — having corresponding sounds especially terminal sounds

rhymer |ˈraɪmər| — a writer who composes rhymes; a maker of poor verses (usually used as terms of contempt for minor or inferior poets)

rhymester |ˈraɪmstər| — a writer who composes rhymes; a maker of poor verses (usually used as terms of contempt for minor or inferior poets)

rhyming |ˈraɪmɪŋ| — having corresponding sounds especially terminal sounds

rhythm |ˈrɪðəm| — the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

rhythmic |ˈrɪðmɪk| — recurring with measured regularity

rhythmical |ˈrɪðmɪkəl| — recurring with measured regularity

rhythmically |ˈrɪðmɪkəli| — in a rhythmic manner